- Recession (demand for goods and energy down, investors skittish, credit tight)
- President Obama (darned climate change legislation!)
- Treehuggers (recognizable by the bark on their shirts)
- Good business sense (i.e., the inability of Heartland's Russell Olson and other project backers to compose a business case that could outweigh the judgment of the market that coal is not the way to go)
Poll is open through Monday, November 9. Vote now!